into the drink

Into the water, especially the ocean. For example, One more wave and I thought I'd fall off the boat into the drink. [Slang; c. 1830]


Nearby words

  1. into line,
  2. into one's head,
  3. into question,
  4. into the bargain,
  5. into the blue,
  6. into thin air,
  7. intoe,
  8. intoed,
  9. intolerability,
  10. intolerable

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